31 results for “Meta-Meta-Reality”

Scientists could Reveal a Parallel Universe

Yunus Emre Duyar
March 26th 2015
Large Hadron Collider in Geneva will attempt to detect or create mini black holes, to reveal a new universe.

Super Computer Chips

Robin Bergman
May 10th 2014
Indium gallium arsenide couldbe the material of the new super computer chips of the future.

Get Your One Way Ticket to Mars

Alessia Andreotti
July 8th 2013

What to do when earth is not enough? Thousands of people, tired of their life on Earth, are ready to emigrate to Mars. Since subscriptions opened on April 22, 80,000 people have submitted applications to the Dutch nonprofit Mars One, hoping to become settlers of the red planet.…

Woodplastics

Van Mensvoort
August 24th 2011

Looking for a new kitchen counter-top, but can't decide between a natural or an artificial material? Soon you might be getting both.

Designer Hironori Yoshida is pioneering hybrids of wood and plastic – to be used in interior, furniture and product design. His 'woodplastic' is created by scanning & laser-cutting the grain patterns in a piece of wood to subsequently replace the gaps with a polyester resin. The result is a marriage of the made & the born.…

Fake Plastic Bags – Made From Real Leather

Van Mensvoort
February 16th 2011

Fakeness is traditionally associated with inferiority; cheap Rolexes that break in two weeks, plastic Christmas trees, leaking silicone breasts, imitation caviar... However, in a society in which everything is a copy of a copy, the 'fake' seems to gain a certain authenticity.

Can you imagine anything more classy and luxurious than these anonymous, brand less, recognizable ‘throw away’ bags re-created in durable, high quality leather by Femke de Vries? Better than the real thing!

Invisibility Cloak Hides Objects Visible To The Naked Eye

Van Mensvoort
December 15th 2010

Some years ago scientists managed to build a rudimentary invisibility cloak, which was an impressive device but it had some important limitations, not least of which was that it worked only for a single frequency of microwaves.

One of the biggest questions that physicists have puzzled over since then is whether it is possible to build cloaking device that works over the range of frequencies visible to the human eye.…

Re-visualizing Molecular Science

Van Mensvoort
November 19th 2009


I vividly remember being offended throughout my high-school education because 'atoms' where consistently presented as these perfect slick round little spheres. At one time I even called the teacher a fabricator of lies and shouted: "Atoms aren't balls!!".

Of course the poor man couldn't help it, as it was just decided to teach us high-school kids a outdated, simplified 19th century version of the atom model, rather than confusing us with subatomic particles like protons, neutron, up-quarks, down-quarks, gluons and …

The Eye of a Cyber Sapien

Bart
November 17th 2009


An earlier post on this blog already displayed the possible future of sight using augmented contact lenses. Researchers at MIT take this second sight to a next level by creating a retinal implant that could help blind people regain much of their vision.

People receiving the implant would wear a pair of glasses with a built-in camera that wirelessly powers the implant and sends images to a micro-controller on the eye-ball. These are then processed and send to electrodes implanted below the retina.

Besides …

LHC – How physics becomes metaphysics

Van Mensvoort
September 28th 2009


Little over a week after the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) became operational it broke down. As the world's largest particle accelerator isn't working, computer simulations are the only option for a whole generation of researchers. With entire PhD's being based on simulated data, you wonder whether physics is still an empirical science. 

Today’s most ambitious scientific instruments are modern-day cathedrals in their size and complexity. Situated as much as 175 meters (570 ft) beneath the Franco-Swiss border near Geneva, Switzerland CERN’s Large …

Wii Gardening

Van Mensvoort
September 26th 2009


For people who live small...

Via Gizmodo. Related: Game on, Games become jobs, Boomeranged Metaphors, Simulating old nature on next nature. Thanks Jurrian.…

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If the experiment proves to be successful, scientists hope to reveal a new universe.A member of the team, Mir Faizal, explained the theory behind the experiment: "Just as many parallel sheets of paper, which are two dimensional objects -breadth and length- can exist in a third dimension -height- parallel universes can also exist in higher dimensions".Faizal stated that the gravity from our dimension can leak into other dimensions and this might help the scientists create miniature black holes between our dimension and extra dimensions. However, the experiment's definition of extra dimensions is different from that of quantum mechanics, which holds a theory of many-worlds, where every possible option actually takes place. Faizal assured that this philosophical thought cannot be tested and measured; the aim is to find actual universes existing in extra dimensions.The energy used by the Large Hadron Collider is measured in Tera electron volts, and one TeV is equivalent to one trillion electron Volts. Until now, LHC has searched for mini black holes below 5.3 TeV. Now, the collider will fire up to create mini black holes at 9.5 TeV in 6 dimensions and at 11.9 in 10 dimensions.Although there are several alarmists who fear that LHC will create a black hole that will swallow the entire universe, experiments carried out so far have been successful. In 2013, LHC proved the existence of Higgs boson, also known as the "God particle", a key material in the creation of the universe. The team of scientists are also on the verge of discovering "dark matter", which is thought to make up the majority of matter in the universe.Story and image via Express [post_title] => Scientists could Reveal a Parallel Universe [post_excerpt] => Large Hadron Collider in Geneva will attempt to detect or create mini black holes, to reveal a new universe. [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => open [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => scientists-could-reveal-a-parallel-universe [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2015-04-17 12:44:46 [post_modified_gmt] => 2015-04-17 10:44:46 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => https://nextnature.net/?p=44034 [menu_order] => 725 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw [post_category] => 0 )[1] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 39455 [post_author] => 824 [post_date] => 2014-05-10 16:00:12 [post_date_gmt] => 2014-05-10 14:00:12 [post_content] => Nowadays computer chips are made of silicon, a great conductive material. Its suitable properties have been extensively employed to design fast processors. Researchers at MTL (Microsystem Technology Laboratories) developed the smallest transistor ever built from a material other than silicon. They used indium gallium arsenide.Indium gallium arsenide is already utilized in fiber-optic communication and radar technologies, and it is known to have extremely good electrical properties. This chemical compound could allow computer chip makers to create smaller, faster and less energy consuming chips.The production of improved chips opens the doors, for designers and developers, to fabricate new hardware and software the will make our Technosphere grow bigger and bigger. For instance, it might be possible to have nano-computers running through your veins, checking for bacteria and viruses, monitoring general health. The possibilities could be endless and the impact on daily life could be huge.What are we going to design with these new capabilities and for what purpose?[caption id="attachment_39461" align="aligncenter" width="530"]image A cross-section transmission electron micrograph of the fabricated transistor[/caption]

Read more on: MTL More nano based products can be found in our Nano Supermarket

[post_title] => Super Computer Chips [post_excerpt] => Indium gallium arsenide couldbe the material of the new super computer chips of the future. [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => open [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => super-computer-chips [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2015-03-03 12:59:45 [post_modified_gmt] => 2015-03-03 11:59:45 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => https://nextnature.net/?p=39455 [menu_order] => 1022 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw [post_category] => 0 )[2] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 34956 [post_author] => 809 [post_date] => 2013-07-08 11:11:52 [post_date_gmt] => 2013-07-08 09:11:52 [post_content] => What to do when earth is not enough? Thousands of people, tired of their life on Earth, are ready to emigrate to Mars. Since subscriptions opened on April 22, 80,000 people have submitted applications to the Dutch nonprofit Mars One, hoping to become settlers of the red planet.Mars One wants to bring four people on Mars in 2023 in order to establish a permanent settlement and start a colony, adding new colonists every two years. Once on Mars, assuming that their "flight" ended well, the settlers will have to face the fact that they will never be able to return to Earth. The initial launches to Mars will be made in 2016 to send the necessary materials and tools for the construction of shelters.The mission will require substantial investment: about six billion dollars. Mars One plans to cover the entire expense by broadcasting live images of the expedition. It would be a sort of reality TV show, the biggest ever produced, showing all the stages of the process: selection of the interplanetary travelers, training, the journey to Mars, settlement, and everyday life.So far, the organization has received applications from more than 120 countries, from the US through China and Europe. Interested in a new life "abroad"? Until August, you can submit a one-minute video application, explaining the reasons for your candidacy. Will there be a next nature on Mars?Source CNN [post_title] => Get Your One Way Ticket to Mars [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => open [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => get-your-one-way-ticket-to-mars [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2013-07-02 11:15:41 [post_modified_gmt] => 2013-07-02 09:15:41 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => https://nextnature.net/?p=34956 [menu_order] => 1351 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 1 [filter] => raw [post_category] => 0 )[3] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 16565 [post_author] => 4 [post_date] => 2011-08-24 23:41:21 [post_date_gmt] => 2011-08-24 21:41:21 [post_content] => Looking for a new kitchen counter-top, but can't decide between a natural or an artificial material? Soon you might be getting both.Designer Hironori Yoshida is pioneering hybrids of wood and plastic – to be used in interior, furniture and product design. His 'woodplastic' is created by scanning & laser-cutting the grain patterns in a piece of wood to subsequently replace the gaps with a polyester resin. The result is a marriage of the made & the born. [post_title] => Woodplastics [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => open [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => woodplastics [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2015-03-03 12:59:06 [post_modified_gmt] => 2015-03-03 11:59:06 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => https://nextnature.net/?p=16565 [menu_order] => 2159 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw [post_category] => 0 )[4] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 2907 [post_author] => 4 [post_date] => 2011-02-16 01:30:47 [post_date_gmt] => 2011-02-16 00:30:47 [post_content] => Fakeness is traditionally associated with inferiority; cheap Rolexes that break in two weeks, plastic Christmas trees, leaking silicone breasts, imitation caviar... However, in a society in which everything is a copy of a copy, the 'fake' seems to gain a certain authenticity.Can you imagine anything more classy and luxurious than these anonymous, brand less, recognizable ‘throw away’ bags re-created in durable, high quality leather by Femke de Vries? Better than the real thing!

bags fakeplastic made from leather

Via Trendbeheer. [post_title] => Fake Plastic Bags – Made From Real Leather [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => open [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => fake-plastic-bags-made-from-leather [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2018-11-28 16:07:07 [post_modified_gmt] => 2018-11-28 15:07:07 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => https://nextnature.net/?p=2907 [menu_order] => 2309 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 1 [filter] => raw [post_category] => 0 )[5] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 11993 [post_author] => 4 [post_date] => 2010-12-15 22:34:00 [post_date_gmt] => 2010-12-15 21:34:00 [post_content] => Some years ago scientists managed to build a rudimentary invisibility cloak, which was an impressive device but it had some important limitations, not least of which was that it worked only for a single frequency of microwaves.One of the biggest questions that physicists have puzzled over since then is whether it is possible to build cloaking device that works over the range of frequencies visible to the human eye.Last year, a couple of groups announced a solution to this problem in the form of 'carpet cloaks' that lie over an object, hiding its presence over a range of optical frequencies.Again, these were impressive feats but with some limitations. These cloaks are made of finely carved silicon microstructures and so were expensive to build. And they can only hide objects up to a few micrometres in size, not much bigger than the wavelength of light itself.Recently, Baile Zhang at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge at a couple of buddies have done significantly better. They've built a carpet cloak capable of hiding objects in the millimetre range over a broad range of visible frequencies from red to blue. Indeed, this is still far from having a carpet to hide Harry Potter under, but impressive nonetheless, if only because they've built this cloak out of calcite, an ordinary and relatively cheap optical material, using conventional optical lens fabrication techniques. This makes the cloak cheap and easy to build.Carpet cloaks sit on a surface covering the object to be hidden. Their trick is to make it look as if light is reflecting off this surface, thereby hiding any object that they cover. So far, this has only been done using artificially modified structures that steers light in a specially engineered ways. This so-called metamaterial is a kind of wonder substance that is the focus of great attention right now.However, Zhang and co realised that there are non-man made materials that can do the same thing. Calcite is one of them. It is unusual because its optical properties depend on the direction that light passes through it.By carefully exploiting this property, they've been able to create a block of calcite (actually two blocks of calcite) that acts like a carpet cloak. They've even demonstrated it by hiding a wedge of steel 38mm long and 2 mm high. Zhang and co say that this is the first time that a visible object has ever been cloaked.Their cloak has its limitations, of course. The main one is that it only works in a single 2D plane, so the object is hidden only to those looking from a certain direction. Another is that it works only with polarised light. But that's not as limiting as it may seem at first sight. Water tends to polarise light so it seems reasonable to think that the cloak ought to work well underwater.It wasn't so long ago that some physicists were saying that optical invisibility cloaks would always be impossible (because metamaterials tend to absorb visible light faster than they can transmit it).That's turned out to be of little concern and invisibility cloaks just get better and better. In fact, it's hard to think of a technology that has advanced so far, so quickly. To be continued.Source: Techreview. Ref: arxiv.org/abs/1012.2238: Macroscopic Invisible Cloak for Visible Light [post_title] => Invisibility Cloak Hides Objects Visible To The Naked Eye [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => open [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => invisibility-cloak-hides-objects-visible-to-the-naked-eye [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2015-03-03 12:58:36 [post_modified_gmt] => 2015-03-03 11:58:36 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => https://nextnature.net/?p=11993 [menu_order] => 2365 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw [post_category] => 0 )[6] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 4188 [post_author] => 4 [post_date] => 2009-11-19 00:36:33 [post_date_gmt] => 2009-11-18 23:36:33 [post_content] => molecule_icms_call_normal_530.jpg I vividly remember being offended throughout my high-school education because 'atoms' where consistently presented as these perfect slick round little spheres. At one time I even called the teacher a fabricator of lies and shouted: "Atoms aren't balls!!".Of course the poor man couldn't help it, as it was just decided to teach us high-school kids a outdated, simplified 19th century version of the atom model, rather than confusing us with subatomic particles like protons, neutron, up-quarks, down-quarks, gluons and what do you have nowadays.In retrospect I was just a kid trying to be witty after having flipped through some of the science magazines of my dad, who was a physicist. Nonetheless, I always remained keen on the underestimated role of simulations in modern science.Are you still reading? Then this call for proposals might be for you. The STRP Festival, Institute of Complex Molecular Systems, and Animation Studio invite artists, designers and scientists to develop a new visual language for molecular structures."Recently, a new problem has emerged for molecular scientists. For many decennia they have used a world-wide accepted way of representing molecules, even though these molecules have never really been seen. Unfortunately, this language is not suitable to represent the increasing complexity of the molecular systems and dynamic processes that are subject of modern research. ... We think that a breakthrough in this area is only possible with ideas of people with different specialisms."Download the full Call for Proposals (pdf).molecule_models_530.jpg [post_title] => Re-visualizing Molecular Science [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => open [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => re-visualizing-molecular-science [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2009-11-19 22:35:01 [post_modified_gmt] => 2009-11-19 21:35:01 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => https://nextnature.net/?p=4188 [menu_order] => 2714 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 3 [filter] => raw [post_category] => 0 )[7] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 4126 [post_author] => 206 [post_date] => 2009-11-17 14:37:04 [post_date_gmt] => 2009-11-17 13:37:04 [post_content] => Retinal implant An earlier post on this blog already displayed the possible future of sight using augmented contact lenses. Researchers at MIT take this second sight to a next level by creating a retinal implant that could help blind people regain much of their vision.People receiving the implant would wear a pair of glasses with a built-in camera that wirelessly powers the implant and sends images to a micro-controller on the eye-ball. These are then processed and send to electrodes implanted below the retina.Besides the immense value for blind people imagine the future possibilities for truly virtual and augmented reality. Always wanted infrared sight? Or would you prefer to hook it up to your Second Life account? You can also just watch a movie.Retinal implantRetinal implantRelated: Second Sight – augmented lenses, Phone Tooth, Turning brain waves into tweets, Brainwave Binoculars. [post_title] => The Eye of a Cyber Sapien [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => open [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => the-eye-of-a-cyber-sapien [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2009-11-17 14:37:04 [post_modified_gmt] => 2009-11-17 13:37:04 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => https://nextnature.net/?p=4126 [menu_order] => 2716 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw [post_category] => 0 )[8] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 4006 [post_author] => 4 [post_date] => 2009-09-28 10:14:55 [post_date_gmt] => 2009-09-28 09:14:55 [post_content] => lhc-530.jpg Little over a week after the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) became operational it broke down. As the world's largest particle accelerator isn't working, computer simulations are the only option for a whole generation of researchers. With entire PhD's being based on simulated data, you wonder whether physics is still an empirical science.  Today’s most ambitious scientific instruments are modern-day cathedrals in their size and complexity. Situated as much as 175 meters (570 ft) beneath the Franco-Swiss border near Geneva, Switzerland CERN’s Large Hadron Collider (LHC) is designed to accelerate protons to near the speed of light and smash them together in four giant detectors spread around its 27-kilometre circumference. Built at a cost of $4.3 billion, making it not only the grandest but also the most expensive scientific instrument ever created by man.The main argument for the creation of the LHC is to discover the Higgs bosons, an elementary particle predicted to exist by the Standard Model in particle physics, but yet to be observed experimentally – a Nobel price is awaiting the one who makes the discovery.SIMULATIONS REPLACE EMPIRICAL EXPERIMENTSPhysicists once hoped that the LHC would start its collisions in late 2006, but on 19 September 2008, shortly after the machine was finally switched on, an electrical short caused extensive damage along a sector of the machine. Repairs have taken longer than expected, and the LHC is not scheduled to restart before mid-November 2009.The long delays have scattered the dreams of LHC Students who had hoped to use fresh data from the machine to use in their studies. According to the renowned Nature journal, LHC Students face data drought: "European graduate students face strict time constraints for completing their PhDs. Most universities require a thesis to be submitted within three to four years, and that means that students cannot wait for their data. Instead, their analyses are being done with data from 'Monte Carlo' simulations — computer programs that replicate what might come out of real collisions.."lhc__530.jpg THE MEDIUM IS THE MESSAGEAlthough simulation experiments are very useful as a prelude to the empirical ones – especially in biological experiments one can save cost, time and energy – at a certain moment you have do actual measurements – at least if your claim is that what you are doing is empirical research.In fundamental physics it becomes increasingly difficult to conduct such empirical experiments. While early experiments could be done in days by a handful of people, they are now growing into enormous – both in size as well as costs – cathedrals of science that take thousands of researchers years to complete. The relative amount of time researchers spend on building their instruments outbalances the time spent on actual measurements by far.The situation with the LHC reminds of the story about a anonymous physicist, who shortly after the invent of lenses some centuries ago, thought to have discovered a phenomenon with his microscope, which later turned out to be an artifact of the lens he had used – it wasn't observed in the outer world, but resulted from the pollution in the lens.Something similar might happen with the thoroughly complex instruments modern physicists are using, in which the role of the simulations becomes so crucial, you start to wonder whether they not merely model, but may also constitute reality, and whether the practitioners are merely studying the artifacts of their instruments, rather than perceiving an external reality with them.THE END OF PHYSICSAs it becomes practically impossible – whether it be for technical or financial constraints – to construct operational instruments able to actually empirically test existing theoretical assumptions, physics can not longer be called an empirical science.If their ever comes a day that physicist agree it is no longer feasible to empirically test their theories, their field will no longer be physics. At best it will become a formal science, it might even be categorized as metaphysics: the non-empirical inquiry into the nature of existence. This, of course, would give the field an entirely different status than it has today – people might even perceive it somewhere in the league of homeopathy, palmistry, astrology and what other occult fields of knowledge do you have.Before such a disaster will take place, we can expect the physics community to ask for further funding for reparations on the current LHC device or the construction of even bigger, better and more expensive cathedrals of modern science. Although with their achievements from the past, they still a have quite some credit from society, at some point the politicians will simply say NO.Lets hope they find that mysterious Higgs-bosons part before this happens.Related: 'Atlantis' turns out to be interfacial artefact, World View, A Society of Simulations. [post_title] => LHC – How physics becomes metaphysics [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => open [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => lhc-%e2%80%93-how-physics-becomes-metaphysics [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2009-09-30 15:22:08 [post_modified_gmt] => 2009-09-30 14:22:08 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => https://nextnature.net/?p=4006 [menu_order] => 2758 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 1 [filter] => raw [post_category] => 0 )[9] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 4004 [post_author] => 4 [post_date] => 2009-09-26 11:01:49 [post_date_gmt] => 2009-09-26 09:01:49 [post_content] => wiigardening.jpg For people who live small...Via Gizmodo. Related: Game on, Games become jobs, Boomeranged Metaphors, Simulating old nature on next nature. Thanks Jurrian. [post_title] => Wii Gardening [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => open [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => wii-gardening [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2015-03-17 15:45:18 [post_modified_gmt] => 2015-03-17 14:45:18 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => https://nextnature.net/?p=4004 [menu_order] => 2760 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 1 [filter] => raw [post_category] => 0 ))[post_count] => 10 [current_post] => -1 [in_the_loop] => [post] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 44034 [post_author] => 835 [post_date] => 2015-03-26 15:05:25 [post_date_gmt] => 2015-03-26 14:05:25 [post_content] => One of the most expensive scientific instruments ever built, CERN's Large Hadron Collider in Geneva, Switzerland, will be driven to its highest energy levels in an attempt to detect or create mini black holes. If the experiment proves to be successful, scientists hope to reveal a new universe.A member of the team, Mir Faizal, explained the theory behind the experiment: "Just as many parallel sheets of paper, which are two dimensional objects -breadth and length- can exist in a third dimension -height- parallel universes can also exist in higher dimensions".Faizal stated that the gravity from our dimension can leak into other dimensions and this might help the scientists create miniature black holes between our dimension and extra dimensions. However, the experiment's definition of extra dimensions is different from that of quantum mechanics, which holds a theory of many-worlds, where every possible option actually takes place. Faizal assured that this philosophical thought cannot be tested and measured; the aim is to find actual universes existing in extra dimensions.The energy used by the Large Hadron Collider is measured in Tera electron volts, and one TeV is equivalent to one trillion electron Volts. Until now, LHC has searched for mini black holes below 5.3 TeV. Now, the collider will fire up to create mini black holes at 9.5 TeV in 6 dimensions and at 11.9 in 10 dimensions.Although there are several alarmists who fear that LHC will create a black hole that will swallow the entire universe, experiments carried out so far have been successful. In 2013, LHC proved the existence of Higgs boson, also known as the "God particle", a key material in the creation of the universe. The team of scientists are also on the verge of discovering "dark matter", which is thought to make up the majority of matter in the universe.Story and image via Express [post_title] => Scientists could Reveal a Parallel Universe [post_excerpt] => Large Hadron Collider in Geneva will attempt to detect or create mini black holes, to reveal a new universe. 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